By Nancy C. Carvajal
A 62-year-old Chinese-Filipino businessman faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in prison after he was caught with P70 million worth of high-grade shabu or methamphetamine hydrochloride.
By Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
The National Bureau of Investigation has looked into a financial investment firm that allegedly defrauded hundreds of mainly Chinese-Filipinos in Iloilo of billions of pesos in investments.
By Daxim L. Lucas
A day after being chided by a “shocked” President Benigno Aquino III about the incredibly low taxes—or sometimes none at all—that affluent Filipino-Chinese businessmen were paying, the leaders of the community said they would toe the line and vowed to get their members to pay the right amount in taxes.
By Mar S. Arguelles
Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala said rice cartel and smuggling would soon be a thing of the past as he noted an upsurge in the country’s rice production goal last year.
By Queena N. Lee-Chua
Last week, we looked at the question of whether the Chinese have a genetic advantage over Filipinos in terms of math ability.